Animal Species

Angora Goat
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They are valued for their coat, which is a source of mohair.  Mohair is fire resistant, mothproof and easy to dye.

Sponsors
Mr. & Mrs. Don Dick; Sally Freeborough; Carole Groters; The Dymski Family
Habitat
Rocky hills and mountains in Turkey
Size
About 2 feet tall at shoulder
Weight
75-125 pounds
Lifespan
14-15 years
Diet
Vegetation
Reproduction
1-2 are born after a 148 day gestation
Conservation Status
Leasts Concerned
Threats
Man and other predators